FEW Kansai June 2022 Meeting

  • 30 Jun 2022
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Zoom


  • Any woman not currently an active member of FEW Kansai

FEW Kansai Monthly Meeting

June 30, 2022 (via Zoom)

Temple Life in Rural Kyushu:

Insights from a British Buddhist Priest


Victoria Yoshimura

Despite your time in Japan, how much to you really know about the role of Buddhist temples and priests in Japanese life? Victoria Yoshimura, our June guest speaker, is just the person to shed some light on this topic. Victoria is a senior ordained priest and works along side her husband at a 450-year-old Pure Land Buddhist temple deep in the mountains of central Kyushu. (They are the 17th generation of the Yoshimura family to be guardians of this temple.) Victoria will be explaining the role of her temple as well as sharing the reality of temple life and priesthood with humor and insight.

We look forward to seeing you on June 30th!

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For more information about the topic and the speaker, please visit the poster on the Monthly Meeting Page. Be sure to register by the deadline.

Nonmembers can pay the event fee by credit card online. 

Date:        Thursday, June 30, 2022

Time:        7:00-9:00 p.m.

Place:       Zoom (Link will be sent about 30 minutes before event start.)

Cost:        FEW members: FREE

                 Nonmembers (women only): ¥1,000

Register:  By June 29, midnight

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